Research Assistant

at Tanzania Food and Nutrition Centre (TFNC)
Location Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, United Republic of
Date Posted December 3, 2021
Category Management
Job Type Full-time
Currency TZS

Description

JOB SUMMARYNA
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESi.To assist in carrying out field work;

ii.To assist in supervising field students;

iii.To assist in proposing, planning and managing food and nutrition research projects and preparing reports;

iv.To assist in writing food and nutrition research with other staff;

v.To assist in drafting   guidelines, data collection tools and protocols;

vi.To make presentation of the research findings at local seminars and workshops;

vii.To assist in preparation of draft research manuscripts, books, technical reports, training materials, guidelines and protocol for publications;

viii.To conduct literature search and prepare research materials for writing research manuscripts, books, technical reports, training materials, guidelines and protocol for publications; and

ix.To perform any other related duties assigned by one’s supervisor.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCEHolder of Bachelor degree with a minimum of upper second class in Natural or Social Science preferably in one of the following fields: Clinical Nutrition, Community Nutrition, Dietetics,  Epidemiology, Family  and Consumer Studies, Home Economics and Human Nutrition, Human Nutrition, Medicine, Nutrition Epidemiology, Public Health, or related field from the recognized institution.
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